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21st Jul '16 1:29:38 PM LizardOfAus
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''How does Venezuela get all of that heat?''\\

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''How does Venezuela get all of that their heat?''\\



''You'd like to know the answers now, wouldn't you boys?\\

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''You'd like to know the answers now, well wouldn't you boys?\\boys?''\\
26th Jun '16 2:52:48 AM EDP
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** Also addressed with Fantomius himself: many, in-universe, had wondered this, and an in-universe novelist speculated Fantomius himself built them (and paid for it with his enormous wealth, as he was legitimately rich on his own), but it was ultimately shown he employed a GadgeteerGenius related to Gyro.

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** Also addressed with Fantomius himself: many, in-universe, had wondered this, and an in-universe novelist speculated Fantomius himself built them (and paid for it with his enormous wealth, as he was legitimately rich on his own), but it was ultimately shown he employed a GadgeteerGenius related to Gyro.GadgeteerGenius, namely Gyro's great-grandfather.
16th May '16 3:55:31 AM Perseus
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* In ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies'' the last witness is [[spoiler: an international spy known only as The Phantom. Several times during his testimony, he whips out some gadget, and Wright eventually asks this.]]

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* In ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies'' the last witness is [[spoiler: an [[spoiler:an international spy known only as The Phantom.the phantom. Several times during his testimony, he whips out some gadget, and Wright eventually asks this.]]
22nd Mar '16 9:43:17 PM Thunderchin
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* Where the ''hell'' do the various police departments in the ''Franchise/NeedForSpeed'' series get their [[HammerspacePoliceForce infinite supplies]] of [[CoolCar Z06 Corvettes]] to throw at the street racers? You'd think at some point the taxpayer funding would run dry after procuring fleets of $100K sports cars. And, in the same vein, in the games where Cops are playable, where do they even get all the same rare, expensive-as-shit (like the Pagani Zonda Cinque, of which only five were ever made, being somehow available as a police unit) hypercars as the racers?
19th Mar '16 3:22:24 AM Tahaneira
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** And the variety of the Joker's toys are given something of a lampshade in ''VideoGame/ArkhamKnight''; when Batman enters the Evidence room in the GCPD, [[spoiler:the Joker hallucination can be found looking at his own display case, lamenting that he can't use any of his gadgets because "do you know how long it takes to make exploding chattering teeth?!"]]

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** And the variety of the Joker's toys are given something of a lampshade in ''VideoGame/ArkhamKnight''; ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamKnight''; when Batman enters the Evidence room in the GCPD, [[spoiler:the Joker hallucination can be found looking at his own display case, lamenting that he can't use any of his gadgets because "do you know how long it takes to make exploding chattering teeth?!"]]
19th Mar '16 3:22:00 AM Tahaneira
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** And the variety of the Joker's toys are given something of a lampshade in ''VideoGame/ArkhamKnight''; when Batman enters the Evidence room in the GCPD, [[spoiler:the Joker hallucination can be found looking at his own display case, lamenting that he can't use any of his gadgets because "do you know how long it takes to make exploding chattering teeth?!"]]
8th Mar '16 5:13:15 PM FGHIK
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** The {{Trope Namer|s}} is SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker in Tim Burton's ''Film/{{Batman}}''. In one scene Batman rescues reporter Vicki Vale from the Joker's clutches using a zipline gun, and the Joker asks his men "Where does he get those wonderful toys?" Used again later on when Batman uses the Batwing to steal all his poison-filled balloons, causing the Joker to scream why nobody told him he had one of those things.

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** The {{Trope Namer|s}} is SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker in Tim Burton's ''Film/{{Batman}}''. In one scene Batman rescues reporter Vicki Vale from the Joker's clutches using a zipline gun, and the Joker asks his men "Where does he get those wonderful toys?" Used again later on when Batman uses the Batwing to steal all his poison-filled balloons, causing the Joker to scream why nobody told him he had one of those things.things... [[{{Hypocrite}} only to later shoot it down with a four foot long revolver]].
19th Feb '16 12:01:27 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* For costumes, heroes and villains alike go to Leo Zelinsky, a tailor in Brooklyn who became the most popular outfitter for superhuman clothing after the Thing visited his shop. Being GenreSavvy enough to avoid conflicts, he alternates days, opening his shop for bad guys on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, and for heroes on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. (He sees nothing wrong with this - he's just a guy trying to make a living.)
17th Feb '16 3:34:07 PM erforce
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* British taxpayers through MI6's Q Branch (Q standing for 'Quartermaster') in the Film/JamesBond franchise. A RunningGag through the movies involves Q getting upset over Bond's frequent destruction of government property during the course of his adventures.

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* British taxpayers through MI6's Q Branch (Q standing for 'Quartermaster') in the Film/JamesBond ''Film/JamesBond'' franchise. A RunningGag through the movies involves Q getting upset over Bond's frequent destruction of government property during the course of his adventures.



* In ''Literature/TheAuthorities'', all the cool gear that the titular investigative team uses is made by [[GadgeteerGenius Albert]], who explains that he has been inspired to make gadgets the very first time he has ever seen a ''JamesBond'' film... and wanted to be Q. He even mocks being upset and quotes Desmon Llewelyn's character whenever Rutherford ends up accidentally damaging his gear. He is ecstatic when Rutherford finally realizes what he's doing and plays along.

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* In ''Literature/TheAuthorities'', all the cool gear that the titular investigative team uses is made by [[GadgeteerGenius Albert]], who explains that he has been inspired to make gadgets the very first time he has ever seen a ''JamesBond'' ''Film/JamesBond'' film... and wanted to be Q. He even mocks being upset and quotes Desmon Llewelyn's character whenever Rutherford ends up accidentally damaging his gear. He is ecstatic when Rutherford finally realizes what he's doing and plays along.
28th Jan '16 1:56:37 PM cdrood
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** From ''PowerRangersJungleFury'':
-->'''RJ:''' I knew this guy who knew this other guy who had an uncle who had a connection -- anyway, he tapped into the Morphing Grid, and, voilà. Your morphers.
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